The deadline for early registration and abstract submission was extended until 10th June 2017





Dear colleagues,

as a continuity of the tradition of a series of workshops gathering the community of fish gametes biologists, we are very glad to announce the 2017 event that will be held in České Budějovice and Vodňany (Czech Republic).


This event will be the 10 years anniversary of the first meeting previously held in Vodňany in 2007, followed by the workshops organized in 2009 (Valencia, Spain), 2011 (Budapest, Hungary), 2013 (Faro, Portugal) and 2015 (Ancona, Italy).

Therefore, it is our pleasure to invite you to the next International Workshop on the Biology of Fish Gametes held in České Budějovice (from 4th till 5th and on 7th September 2017 in the hotel Clarion) and Vodňany (on 6th September 2017 at the International Environmental Educational, Advisory and Information Centre of Water Protection Vodňany)

Some important points

 • Venue
The biggest part of this event will be held in the hotel Clarion.

Address: Pražská třída 2306/14, České Budějovice

GPS: 48°58'54.134"N, 14°28'21.175"E

On 6th September 2017 we will meet at the MEVPIS.  Transport will be arranged.

Address: Na Valše 207, Vodňany

GPS: 49°9'8.170"N, 14°10'41.280"E

 • Travel

The closest airport is the Václav Havel’s airport in Prague, which is approximately 160 km from České Budějovice. For transfer from the airport you can use a bus, or a train

or for our shuttle you can contact Martin Pšenička at least three weeks before the conference.
If you travel by your own car, the hotel Clarion provides free parking lots for their guests. It should be requested on booking.

 • Sessions

Spermatogenesis and sperm quality
Oogenesis and egg quality
Germ cells: from basic sciences to applied biotechnologies
Gamete “omics”
Gamete Storage and Preservation
Anthropogenic contaminants and fish gametes

 • Deadlines

Early birds registration and abstract submission (till 10/06/2017):
Regular 300 €, Students 250 €

Later registration (after 10/06/2017):
Regular 350 €, Students 300 €

• Publication

High-quality contributions are welcome for publication in the Fish Physiology and Biochemistry as a special issue.


• Excursion


Guide tour to the castle Český Krumlov will be on Thursday, 7th September 2017 (1 p.m. –  5 p.m.).




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